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Laser pioneer and renowned educator Anthony Siegman served as OSA President and was active in the OSA Foundation.


Anthony Siegman

Laser pioneer Anthony Siegman was known for his keen ability to make complex topics understandable.

He oversaw 40 doctoral dissertations and wrote three books including Lasers, a highly regarded reference. His teaching legacy continues with the Siegman International School on Lasers. (Photo: AIP Emilio Segre Visual Archives)

(Courtesy of AIP Emilio Segre Visual Archives)